Edward Ju (gundam@loop.com)
Fri, 18 Feb 2000 23:46:55 -0800


>Hi All,
>All-Right! This is my first real E-mail to the group.
>I just got my first Gundam Wing model kit (Heavyarms for all interested) and
>was wonder for any other model kit constructors out there: what do you use
>for the "panel lines" on the legs? I first tried paint, but it was WAY too
>hard w/ what I had available to me at the time. (black paint and a
>toothpick-yippee!) Anyway I wound up using a Uni-Ball Vision
>waterproof/fadeproof pen, (micro for small lines, thin for the bigger lines)
>which seems to work well, it comes out a very little thick, but it still
>looks OK, and even if it smudges, it just wipes away clean as long as if
>doesn't sit to dry. Well, to get to the main question: what do you use for
>these lines? if you use anything?
>
>Any replies will be greatly appreciated
>
>Mondo'

Those are great. You can go to art supply stores to find similar pens
that have finer tips if what you are using now is a bit thick. There's also
the Gundam Marker pens from Gunze Sangyo, if you can find some at your local
hobby store.

Eddie

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